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McDonald’s Launches McPlant Across Austria, Forgets to Make it Vegan


August 19, 2021
From Vegconomist
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McDonald’s Launches McPlant Across Austria, Forgets to Make it Vegan – vegconomist – the vegan business magazine

















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    McDonald’s Austria is now serving its with a vegan patty throughout the country. Aimed at flexitarians rather than vegans, the McPlant in Austria is served with dairy cheese and egg-based mayonnaise and cooked on the same grill as meat. 

    Having already in Canada, Sweden, and Denmark – with much positive feedback – the McPlant will be available at all McDonald’s locations in Austria while stocks last. The burger features a Beyond Meat patty that McDonald’s stresses is unique to its menus and differs from the famous Beyond Burger available in other outlets. 

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    As its biggest global rival leads the way in plant-based fast-food innovation, McDonald’s is at risk of falling behind the competition. The global chain is currently developing its McPlant platform with a , though McDonald’s has yet to add a plant-based meat option to its menus in the US. 

    If consumers do not mind the possibility of cross-contamination the burger can be “veganized” with the omission of cheese and mayonnaise. However, most vegans would argue that McDonald’s is “deveganizing” a perfectly vegan burger with those additions in the first place, following the line of other fast-food giants who continue to exclude vegan consumers from their plant-based products. 




    Source: Vegconomist.com
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